Gayle Benson

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Scoot
May 15, 2019 - 12:02 pm
It’s fair to say the New Orleans Pelicans are “lucky!” With only a 6% chance of winning the #1 pick in the NBA’s draft lottery, last night, the Pelicans won the #1 draft choice again! In 2012, New Orleans also won the draft lottery and selected Anthony Davis. I could only wonder how Davis felt last...
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Seth Dunlap
April 30, 2019 - 7:35 pm
When David Griffin was introduced as the new Pelicans President of Basketball Operations on April 17 he brought with him the promise of a new era of professional basketball in New Orleans. With the backing of a increasingly committed owner, Gayle Benson, Griffin expansively laid out his plan to...
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Seth Dunlap, WWL.com
Seth Dunlap
April 18, 2019 - 1:44 pm
There's long been an aura of inescapable irrelevance around the Pelicans franchise. Fleeting on court success has always quickly faded into memory as the franchise slipped back into Lottery Pick Mode. Fans have been conditioned to blame that futility on one thing: market size. Sure, there's been...
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